Dr Kai Voss-Fels

Research Fellow

Centre for Animal Science
Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation
+61 7 334 62288


Research Interests

  • Quantitative Genetics
  • Plant breeding
  • Animal breeding
  • Agricultural Science


  • Doctor of Agriculture, Justus Liebig University Giessen Germany


  • Dinglasan, Eric G., Singh, Dharmendra, Shankar, Manisha, Afanasenko, Olga, Platz, Greg, Godwin, Ian D., Voss-Fels, Kai P. and Hickey, Lee T. (2018) Discovering new alleles for yellow spot resistance in the Vavilov wheat collection. Theoretical and Applied Genetics, . doi:10.1007/s00122-018-3204-5

  • Voss-Fels, Kai P., Qian, Lunwen, Gabur, Iulian, Obermeier, Christian, Hickey, Lee T., Werner, Christian R., Kontowski, Stefan, Frisch, Matthias, Friedt, Wolfgang, Snowdon, Rod J. and Gottwald, Sven (2018) Genetic insights into underground responses to Fusarium graminearum infection in wheat. Scientific Reports, 8 1: 13153. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-31544-w

  • Voss-Fels, Kai P., Snowdon, Rod J. and Hickey, Lee T. (2018) Designer roots for future crops. Trends in Plant Science, 23 1717: 957-960. doi:10.1016/j.tplants.2018.08.004

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  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Journal Article

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor